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How Not to Score a Goal in the Global Trade War Jul. 04, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

President Donald Trump likes to keep score. Well, here's a score for him: America, zero; while the r... Read More

Will the Real Tariff Man Please Stand Down? Jun. 13, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

The air always swirls with popular myths that, when repeated constantly, are taken by some to be ind... Read More

It's Time for a Course Correction in the Trade War May. 16, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

President Donald Trump and his supporters often tell us that he is fundamentally a free trader. The ... Read More

Trump's Malignant Mercantilism: President's Double-Talk About Tariffs Reflects His Economically Ignorant Conviction That Exports Are Good and Imports Are Bad May. 15, 2019

Jacob Sullum

Larry Kudlow, Donald Trump's chief economic adviser, understands that tariffs on Chinese imports are... Read More

Once a Protectionist, Always a Protectionist May. 02, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

The United States has been plagued with uncertainty ever since President Donald Trump started his tr... Read More

Tariffs Don't Enhance National Security. They Harm It Jun. 03, 2018

Steve Chapman

American motorists have never had it so good. Cars and trucks are better than ever, and their prices... Read More

Not Even Confession Is Good for the Soul of the Steel Industry Mar. 29, 2018

Veronique de Rugy

In light of President Donald Trump's announcement of new tariffs for China, I thought I'd share one ... Read More

Man of Steel Mar. 09, 2018

Mona Charen

"If you don't have steel, you don't have a country" declared President Donald Trump at a press avail... Read More

America's Dumb War Against Trade Jul. 11, 2017

Froma Harrop

Donald Trump bragged that he would put America in the driver's seat. He would keep us out of trade a... Read More

International Trade Thuggery Jan. 18, 2017

Walter E. Williams

President-elect Donald Trump's threats against American companies looking to relocate in foreign cou... Read More

We Need Tax Reform, Not Tariffs Jan. 10, 2017

Stephen Moore

If America's competitors intentionally tried designing a tax system to destroy the American economy,... Read More

Please, No More Miracles Dec. 14, 2016

Walter E. Williams

President-elect Donald Trump has warned companies that they are not going to leave the United States... Read More

Trump's Self-Defeating Trade Policy Dec. 11, 2016

Steve Chapman

Opposition to free trade was to Donald Trump's campaign what burgers are to McDonald's: not the enti... Read More

A Holiday Recipe for Government Growth Dec. 01, 2016

Veronique de Rugy

Economic research shows that the corporate tax is harmful to workers' wages and overall economic gro... Read More

Catfish, the Other Cronyism Meat? Jun. 30, 2016

Veronique de Rugy

Cronyism is the ugly marriage between special interest groups and politicians, which results in an a... Read More

Look Out for Chinese Imports Dec. 03, 2013

Phyllis Schlafly

Now that America is importing most of the ingredients for prescription drugs and the majority of foo... Read More